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American actor 1882-1942
A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
German writer 1927-2015
We already have the statistics for the future: the growth percentages of pollution, overpopulation, desertification. The future is already in place.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
True happiness arises, in the first place, from the enjoyment of one's self, and in the next, from the friendship and conversation of a few select companions.
American comedian, actor 1903-
A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it.
Henry Louis Mencken
American journalist and critic 1880-1956
A church is a place in which gentlemen who have never been to heaven brag about it to persons who will never get there.
American humorist 1815-1885
A good place to visit, but a poor place to stay.
French author and filmmaker 1914-
A house means a family house, a place specially meant for putting children and men in so as to restrict their waywardness and distract them from the longing for adventure and escape they've had since time began.
British presenter, actor, comedian, singer, dancer and screenwriter 1928-2017
Ambition can take the place of everything - even sex.
B. R. Ambedkar
Indian jurist, economist and politician 1891-1956
An ideal society should be mobile, should be full of channels for conveying a change taking place in one part to other parts. In an ideal society, there should be many interests consciously communicated and shared.
American poet 1885-1972
Gloom and solemnity are entirely out of place in even the most rigorous study of an art originally intended to make glad the heart of man.
Greek fabulist and story teller 620-564 BCE
He that is discontented in one place will seldom be content in another.
Anglo-Irish novelist and philosopher 1919-1999
I think being a woman is like being Irish. Everyone says you're important and nice, but you take second place all the same.
Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
British princess 1961-1997
I've got to have a place where I can find peace of mind.
English poet 1731-1800
Knowledge, a rude unprofitable mass, the mere materials with which wisdom builds, till smoothed and squared and fitted to its place, does but encumber whom it seems to enrich. Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; wisdom is humble that he knows no more.
British sociologist, writer 1944-
Men are the enemies of women. Promising sublime intimacy, unequalled passion, amazing security and grace, they nevertheless exploit and injure in a myriad subtle ways. Without men the world would be a better place: softer, kinder, more loving; calmer, quieter, more humane.
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